Bill To Revive Restrictions On Sex-Offender Housing StallsRepublican Sen. Sharon Runner of Lancaster introduced SB54 after the state Supreme Court ruled that prohibiting all sex offenders from living within 2,000 feet of schools or parks goes too far.
Senate Approves High School Sexual Violence Prevention BillSB695 would require school districts to make sexual violence prevention part of the curriculum at school districts where health education is a high school graduation requirement.
Congresswoman Apologizes For Native American Whooping-Cry CaricatureSpeaking to delegates at a state Democratic convention Sunday, the 10-term congresswoman said she said something offensive "and for that I sincerely apologize."
State Lawmakers Advance Bill To Boost Calif. School Immunization RatesState senators have passed a controversial bill aimed at increasing California's school immunization rates.
Sanchez Announces Bid For Boxer's US Senate SeatIt's official: Garden Grove Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez will run for the seat set to be vacated by U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer.
Former GOP Chairman Enters US Senate Race In CaliforniaTom Del Beccaro, a former chairman of the California Republican Party, announced Sunday that he's undertaking a longshot bid to succeed Barbara Boxer as California's next U.S. senator.
Lawmakers Slam Plan To Replace Statue Of Calif. Missionary With Sally Ride MemorialSouthland lawmakers are criticizing a vote by the California State Senate to replace a statue in the U.S. Capitol of one of the state's key historical figures with one of astronaut Sally Ride.
Lawmakers Want High Schools To Teach 'Yes Means Yes' For SexSenate President Kevin de Leon and Assemblywoman Hanna-Beth Jackson announced legislation on Tuesday that would require school districts where health education is a high school graduate requirement to make sexual violence prevention a part of the curriculum.
AP Source: California Attorney General Kamala Harris To Run For US SenateHarris has been in office since 2011 and is the first woman, the first African American and the first South Asian to hold the office in the state's history.
Newsom Will Not Run For Boxer's Senate SeatLt. Gov. Gavin Newsom confirmed Monday he will not run for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Barbara Boxer.
Former Lawmaker Plots Return To Antelope Valley Senate Seat After Lung TransplantFormer Republican Sen. Sharon Runner announced this week that she is taking steps to run in a special election that will be called to fill a state Senate seat in the Antelope Valley.
California Assemblyman Favored To Replace Disgraced SenatorA termed-out state assemblyman was favored Tuesday to succeed state Sen. Rod Wright, who resigned in September after being sentenced for lying about where he lived when he ran for office.